Mothering Forums - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250
Search took 1.30 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: greenmamato2
Forum: Natural Home & Body Care, Household Goods and Electronics   04-12-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 94
Posted By greenmamato2
I recently started working for an incredible...

I recently started working for an incredible organization called Mommy's Club, focused first and foremost on educating and sharing the message of living toxic-free. I would be more than happy to...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   10-27-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,989
Posted By greenmamato2
Thank you so so much!! I would absolutely love...

Thank you so so much!! I would absolutely love to see some of your work.  Please post!
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   10-27-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 258
Posted By greenmamato2
Solar is definitely in the long-term planning,...

Solar is definitely in the long-term planning, though it is very expensive and will take time.  We are also looking at the possibility of wind energy from turbines.  Those seem to be a bit less...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   10-20-2013, 11:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,989
Posted By greenmamato2
Thank you so much!! Yes, art makes me happy....

Thank you so much!! Yes, art makes me happy.  When I was growing up I wanted to be an artist, but it was so hard to think of that as a reality when being a "grown up" finally happened.  I married...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   10-19-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 4,795
Posted By greenmamato2
I will be joining in! We stocked up as best we...

I will be joining in! We stocked up as best we could in preparation for the govt shut down (half our pay comes from the govt). We are snug financially at the moment, and trying to save for...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   10-18-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,989
Posted By greenmamato2
This really is a great thread. :) I'll chime in...

This really is a great thread. :) I'll chime in with my 2 bits.  I'm a mommy artist as well.  2 years ago I decided I wanted to show my kids that they can be whatever they want to be. I kept telling...
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   10-18-2013, 11:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 258
Posted By greenmamato2
Hubby and I have been trying desperately to find...

Hubby and I have been trying desperately to find ways to get ahead and have made significant strides over the past few years, to where we now feel more comfortable with our income.  We have been...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   10-16-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 406
Posted By greenmamato2
I am going through the same thing as well.  I'm...

I am going through the same thing as well.  I'm trying to cut down both for health and finances.  I've started making coffee at home, and find that I actually like it a LOT more than going out.  I...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   10-16-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 1,404
Views: 68,861
Posted By greenmamato2
I didn't order from our co-op this week in an...

I didn't order from our co-op this week in an effort to save $, which is both good and bad.  We still have things to use up, though I am planning to can/preserve them.  I have a bunch of apples that...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   10-15-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 1,404
Views: 68,861
Posted By greenmamato2
Hey everybody - I haven't posted in a long time...

Hey everybody - I haven't posted in a long time - been crazy crazy busy.  Things had been looking up for a while too, but now I am afraid things will drop drastically back down again. With the...
Forum: Waldorf   07-26-2013, 02:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By greenmamato2
I'm curious too, with how to incorporate this...

I'm curious too, with how to incorporate this for second graders and older kids
 
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-18-2013, 10:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 241
Posted By greenmamato2
Do any of you pull from outside curriculum at...

Do any of you pull from outside curriculum at all or do you make up your lessons as you go?  How do you keep on track of what to teach if you're not using curriculum?
 
I'm considering getting a...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-18-2013, 10:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 245
Posted By greenmamato2
I really really like the idea of Waldorf...

I really really like the idea of Waldorf Essentials.  I think we are going to get the membership there.  We're making a lot of our own lessons to ensure we cover state standards, but Waldorf is...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-17-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 241
Posted By greenmamato2
I'm glad to find other parents who are doing...

I'm glad to find other parents who are doing something similar!  I love the ideas you guys have posted. :)  How long have you been homeschooling?  How many kids do you have / do you homeschool?
 ...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-17-2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 241
Posted By greenmamato2
We're not exactly unschooling, we're not exactly...

We're not exactly unschooling, we're not exactly waldorf, we're not exactly traditional.... we're just making up our own way.  Honestly, I feel totally confident doing it, but it kinda stinks not...
Forum: Traditional Foods   06-29-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,737
Posted By greenmamato2
I'm still trying to figure out all the specifics...

I'm still trying to figure out all the specifics on GAPS, but I'm pretty sure we do something fairly similar with my daughter, who has severe food allergies.  She eats no gluten, dairy, soy, corn,...
Forum: Grief and Loss   06-19-2013, 02:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,702
Posted By greenmamato2
I agree that you made the right choice, but I...

I agree that you made the right choice, but I can see 100% why this would be incredibly difficult for you.  My heart aches for you.  Sending lots of love your way. <3
 
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   06-16-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,502
Posted By greenmamato2
I'll join in if I can find it on download again....

I'll join in if I can find it on download again. :)
Forum: Frugality & Finances   06-16-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,497
Posted By greenmamato2
Wow.... hadn't even thought of that, but you're...

Wow.... hadn't even thought of that, but you're right.  Our holiday season gets CRAZY come October and doesn't get back to normal until Christmas is over.  I'll have to sit down and think about my...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   01-14-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1,404
Views: 68,861
Posted By greenmamato2
Hi all!  It's been a while since I've had time...

Hi all!  It's been a while since I've had time to be here on Mothering, but I've decided to take a little time tonight and tomorrow day, for me.  This was the first place I stopped. 
 
Finances...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   01-03-2013, 11:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 186
Posted By greenmamato2
I had my baby nov 15 and am experiencing quite a...

I had my baby nov 15 and am experiencing quite a bit of nausea and really bad heartburn. Hubby and I waited until 6 weeks and the dr's ok before having sex again (last week) and used protection....
Forum: Frugality & Finances   01-03-2013, 12:05 PM
Replies: 1,404
Views: 68,861
Posted By greenmamato2
Hello everyone - I'll be joining in.  We're...

Hello everyone - I'll be joining in.  We're doing what we can to make it in a very high cost-of-living area on one income.  Hubby makes about $12/hr driving a truck picking up donations for a non...
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   01-03-2013, 11:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 418
Posted By greenmamato2
Dollar General and Family Dollar are not at all...

Dollar General and Family Dollar are not at all mom and pop type stores, but they do have some good deals now and again.  I don't know that I would feel more socially responsible shopping there over...
Forum: Work from Home Parents   12-27-2012, 01:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 193
Posted By greenmamato2
I used to own a photography company that did...

I used to own a photography company that did really well when I was doing it full time.  We moved to two different states, and while I was able to keep it up and running through the first move, I...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-13-2012, 10:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 792
Posted By greenmamato2
Thank you all - these are GREAT suggestions!! ...

Thank you all - these are GREAT suggestions!!  Hubby and I are so looking forward to having all of this bought and put away for the next year.  We did this last year and it helped a LOT.  We're...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250

 
Forum Jump: